For many of us, retirement will be a phase of life that will last 25 years or more. That provides a lot of time for exploration, trying new things, and taking risks.

As the author points out, “Older adults are generally perceived as becoming more risk adverse as we age. Yet, challenging our comfort zones, even incrementally, can expand and enrich our lives.”

I like the quote that is included in the article…

“Go out on a limb. That’s where the fruit is.” —Jimmy Carter

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